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Snow Day for All

March 9, 2018 2:31pm | Lizzy Cummings

On the morning of Monday March 5th, Burnsville high school as well as the rest of the district was blessed with the best news. “All District 191 schools will be closed today due to the weather.” Don’t we all just love a good snow day. […]

Student council members brave the cold in Polar Plunge

March 6, 2018 12:55am | Joe Brunner

On Saturday, February 24th, 2018, members of Burnsville High School’s Student Council raised money for and actively participated in the 2018 Polar Plunge held at Crystal Lake in Burnsville. The chilly event was held with an “Olympic” theme this year, (last year it was a […]

BHS choir and band travels to Italy for biannual trip.

March 2, 2018 3:08pm | Olivia Bendickson

Every other year, Burnsville High Schools band and choirs vote on a select destination to travel to and show off their talents together. This year, Italy was chosen. The group of students and chaperones all left for Italy on February 23rd. The group split off […]

BHS students participate in nationwide school walkout.

February 22, 2018 1:36am | Justin Amaker

A group of Burnsville High School students participated in a national school walkout Wednesday afternoon by the flagpole in the front of the building. The protest started at noon and lasted 17 minutes, for the 17 victims killed in the tragic Marjory Stoneman Douglas High […]

Snow week in full swing at BHS

February 1, 2018 3:53pm | Mari Belina, Madi Drummer

With no long breaks coming up, the holiday season past, and second semester starting, “Snow Week” is an attempt at adding some excitement to the halls of BHS. Snow Week is an activity filled, week long competition that all grades can participate in and is […]

Snow week to start next week.

January 18, 2018 7:49pm | Erick Escalante

Soon, BHS will have its annual Snow Week starting from January 27 and it will conclude on February 3rd. There will be a dress up day from Monday to Friday so here they are along with sports games and other events Monday: Pajama Day, morning […]

MLK Day: Who is he?

January 18, 2018 7:31pm | Jenna Hayes

On January 15, 1929, Martin Luther King Jr was born. Martin Luther King Jr was a Baptist Minister who led the civil rights movement to end racial segregation and discrimination during the 1950s and 1960s. Martin changed history, he fought for the racism to end […]

Why You Should See One Acts

January 18, 2018 1:37am | Jessica Spies

If you are a theatre geek or just love watching plays or want to see friends, I would totally suggest seeing the one acts. I am the stage manager for Mrs. Steads one act which is called “The Seussification of Romeo and Juliet.” There is […]

10 Studying Tips To Get You Through Finals

January 17, 2018 5:02pm | Sara Negasi

Pick a designated time for studying and hold yourself to it! Gather all your course materials, find a nice quiet place and put away distractions. Go through notes and find what topics you have trouble in and need to study. Be sure to take breaks […]

No-name calling week to begin this week.

January 14, 2018 12:58am | Erick Escalante

During the week of Jan. 15, the Burnsville community will have a no-name calling week, an effort to stop negativity and hatred in our community and replace it with kindness and support. No-name calling week is organized by GLSEN, an organization aimed to end bullying, […]